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Fox River Grove, IL, United States
I think it’s a leucistic house finch. It showed up on 10/31/2014. It appears to be the same size as my regular house finches, mostly white with brown tail and primaries. The base of the tail looks pinkish when viewed through the binoculars.
white finch on right, house finch on left
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